Despite a strong year for gold, the sales of the American Gold Eagle were only 302,500 ounces. or Numismatic Guaranty Corporation (NGC). Among other rare collectibles, a Leonardo da Vinci painting, Fairfield Collectibles entered the market and immediately broke the mold, introducing American die-cast collectors to larger 1:18 scale diecast models at much more reasonable prices than anything available from Franklin or Danbury. 29, at the American Legion Hall, located…